Tight, uncomfortable skin is something I have been struggling with since I hit puberty, it started with my misguided idea that I need to wash my skin with harsh cleansers and skip on the moisturiser (*shudder) in a bid to ward off spots. In my early twenties, I no longer had spots but had… Continue reading DIY Hydrating Facial Mist And Why It Will Up Your Skincare Game.
Masks are something I often and routinely buy on a whim. . . I don't know why, I mean sure they are fun and make me feel like somehow after doing a facemask I am just miraculously going to have my S@¢t together (just me?) but I just can't resist. When I recently found out… Continue reading Makeup Artist’s Review: e.l.f. Hydrating Gel Mask.
If you have been a reader of this blog post for a hot minute you will know that I have obnoxiously sensitive skin, I mean I complain about it . . . ad nauseam. So, I would like to think that I have learned a thing or two about how to deal with red, sore… Continue reading Makeup Artist’s Tips: Navigating Sensitive Skin.
I have heard talk of CeraVe products for a while, it is touted as a very basic product that is devoid of skin irritants (thus - amazing for sensitive skin) and is recommended by Dermatologists. . . after doing some research I found a dermatologist (Dr Dray on YouTube. . . LOVE) that actually recommends this… Continue reading Makeup Artist’s Review: CeraVe Moisturizing Cream.
My night time skin care routine is really something I look forward to, probably mostly because it is the last thing I have to do before I get to bed (can you tell I like sleeping?) but who doesn't love taking their makeup off? As a makeup artist I obviously really enjoy makeup but man… Continue reading Makeup Artist’s Evening Skin Care Routine.
The beauty aisle can be really difficult to navigate, with so many products making this or that claim it is hard to know what is worth buying and what is a waste of money. After many years of research and, trial and error I have come up with a list of 5 (so far) products… Continue reading 5 Beauty Products That I NEVER Buy.
I have seen sooooo many skin care lines coming out with separate products for their male clients, most of these products come in grey or black packaging and have a very strong scent, not unlike aftershave. But are male specific products really necessary? Short answer, NO. Long answer, no matter what the gender of a… Continue reading Beauty BS: Men Need Separate Skincare Lines.